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antolin garcia-torres is accused of. he also tried kidnap three other women in 2009. antolin garcia-torres will enter a plea in both cases. 25 years to life. the woman convicted of killing michelle le, that is the sentence for giselle esteban. the judge said giselle esteban has shown no remorse for killing her friend. michelle le's family attended this hearing and had this to say. >> maybe she will never feel remorse and if she did, it will she has something in her that shows she is a human being. >> giselle esteban killed michelle le because she believed she was having a relationship with the father of her child. >>> they talked about whether to except a $2.50 per pound from fish brokers. they will decide whether they want to stay at a $3 per pound price. the strike started wednesday after fish brokers moved to drop the price of fresh crab. >>> they are looking to make it illegal to grow medical marijuana outdoors. he said his plants smell bad and she has posted flyers to show up at the meeting. now the man who owns the plants is a medical marijuana card holder and he plans to brin
-profile disappearance will also be in court today. antolin garcia-torres is due to enter a plea but it has nothing to do with the sierra lamar case. more on this at 7:30. >>> in about an hour from now, president obama flies to michigan to seek support from automakers to get help to avoid thefully. he will be touring a suburb of detroit. it's all part of the rally to rally popular support to raise taxes on the 2% of the wealthiest americans. now, he did meet with house speaker john boehner. the new view some republicans are address. >>> a smoke-free disclosure is expected to pass a key hurdle today. under the proposal landlords would have to tell perspective lenders if the building is smoke-free or optional. a meeting takes place at 1:00. if passed, the ordinance moves on to the full board. >> religious leaders are scheduled to hold a meeting tonight to protect funding for the job center. funding for the west oakland job resource center has come into question amid controversy over plans to put up aloom nateed billboards -- illuminated billboards. those boards were to bring in hundreds of thousands of dol
of its annual gun buy- back program and teresa garcia has more from los angeles. >> reporter: cars lined up for blocks around the los angeles sports arena as people waited to turn in their weapons. >> these are grade a assault rifles in this bin. this is what we get. >> reporter: it's a anonymous no questions asked policy, handguns and rifles exchanged for $100 grocery store gift cards, automatic weapons get $200. >> with the vouchers that we are going to get, we are going to give them to needy families for food and whatever. so it's good all the way around. >> reporter: the buy-back program usually happens in may but the mayor said it was a critical to act now after the massacre at a connecticut elementary school this month. >> this is an opportunity for people to get involved and do what they want to do. they wantget guns out of their homes. >> reporter: police will check every gun collected in these bins. now, if any of these weapons are stolen, they will be returned to their rightful owners. otherwise, they will be melted down for scrap. critics charge most of the weapons turned in a
is in trouble with the law. cbs reporter teresa garcia reports. >> reporter: skid marks, line the texas roadway where police say dallas cowboy josh brent lost control of his car killing a team mitt. >> it appears as if he was traveling at a high rate of speed at which time his vehicle touched or impacted the outside curb of the service road causing his vehicle to flip at least one time. >> reporter: police say brent was driving drunk when he crashed his 2007 mercedes early saturday morning. the defensive lineman is charged with intoxication manslaughter for the death of 25-year-old jerry brown a member of the team's practice squad. investigators say brown was unresponsive when they arrived. >> when our officers arrived on scene, mr. brent was removing -- or dragging mr. brown from the vehicle. >> reporter: brent and brown were college teammates at the university of illinois. the two were reunited in october when the cowboys signed brown after the indianapolis colts released him. in a statement, cowboys' owner jerry jones said -- >> reporter: news of the deadly accident stunned cowboys' fans. >>
. we have no timetable for hem. theer here is a feel good story. 10-year-old james garcia live was a developmental disorder. two years the boy saved every penny he had until he had $100 needed to buy a lego train set. playing with legos helps with social skills by the time he saved the money lego discontinued making that set. so the boy wrote a heter to lego asking if lego could help him find the set. lego restraight stated the train was no longer being made. but guess what? several days later a box arrived at the door from lego with a hidden camera. his parents recorded the whole thing. >> i finally have it. >> i'm a big lego fan myself. >> lego sent the set and a letter thanking james for his loyalty to the company. the boy is now convinced that lego is the best company in the world! but the way we have a link to the complete video on abc 7 news.com. >> that is sweet. >> marvelous. >> the best company ever. >> yes. >> love that story. thank you. >> sure. >> abc 7 news is teeming up with a doctor for another hire event. recruiters vilwill have 350 jobs available at this free e
hill teenager sierra lamar will face extra charges tomorrow. 20 1-year-old antolin garcia-torres still awaiting trial following his arrest in may after -- after investigators found dna evidence connecting him to sierra lamar. prosecutors filed new charges yesterday he was not in court for that the new charges involve attempted kidnapping of three women during a carjacking in 2009 when he was 17-years-old. >>> breaking news out of east bay now. oakland firefighters are on the scene of a commercial fire it broke out on international boulevard near 84 avenue. crews have the fire under control, no reports of injuries. >>> in contra costa county board of supervisors expected to vote today on proposed closure of four fire stations, martinez, walnut creek, west lafayette and clayton. cuts come after voters rejected a parcel tax for fire services on the november ballot. no firefighters will lose their jobs, residents will face longer response times in case of a fire or health emergency. >>> negotiations wrong crab fishermen on ending a weeklong strike resumes this afternoon in san francisco, t
. antolin garcia-torres has now been accused of three other attempted kidnappings. the 21-year-old was charged last month in connection to those assaults. the incidents took place back in 2009, all in safeway parking lots. garcia-torres was employed at the safeway in morgan hill. >>> in a brash home invasion in san francisco's richmond district, three men with a gun chased a woman into her home near the intersection of 31st avenue and clemente street last night. a neighbor tells us when the woman's father got to the house, she screamed, don't come in! but it was too late. robbers got away with a wallet, diamond earrings, watch and gold chain, but no one was hurt. >>> union workers at the port of oakland have voted to ratify a new contract. >> more than 200 people went out on strike last month, disrupting operations at the port. electricians, security personnel and janitors now have approved a contract that includes a 2.5% cost of living raise in 2013 and 2014. the board of port commissioners still has to approve the deal, however. >>> and a north bay oyster company is fighting
the charges against antolin garcia-torres. in addition to the charges he faces in the lamar case. she disappeared in march. her body has never been found but her dna was found in garcia- torres' car. >>> another top executive at the port of oakland is out. james kwon is quitting effective this month but will stay on as an advisor until his replacement is found. he allegedly billed strip club charges to the port on two occasions and the audit found questionable expenses by dozens of port employees and commissioners. the executive director omar benjamin retired after the audit. >>> in a few hours, search crews in vallejo will deploy' so for video camera to try to find a missing man of the officials think 77-year-old phillip mattingly of fair oaks may have fallen into the mare island strait last seen saturday afternoon working on a tugboat on the eastshore of the island. divers and coast guard boats have searched the waters but have found nothing. >>> today contra costa county leaders will debate scaling backfire service. supervisors are considering closing as many as four stations. the
mark morgan sierra lamar will face new charges for other crimes. a 21 year-old and sullen garcia thorez now faces charges in the attack on three women in 2009. all three cases have been a morgan hill safeway parking lot. prosecutors say one of the attacks in 18 year-old woman was sitting in a car when a man tried to open the door. she read a pocket knife to defend herself to the man grabbed her hand and pull the blades are neck. he took off when she started screaming. thorez as though awaiting trial following his arrest in may in connection with the mars disappearance. >> the number of hate crimes reported in oakland and sampras's go dropped in 2011 from the previous year. that however this was not the case of san jose was on increase. according to the fbi's san jose reported 32 hate crimes in 2011 up from 24 the year before. oakland size numbers are from 15 in 2010 to just nine last year. sampras is the one from 63 down the 46. the fbi says nations the number is nationwide down. authorities say the new application is user-friendly and allows the public away to report serious crimes wit
. >> >> this is nathan garcia. he is battling stage for brain cancer. because of that, he has had to put his dream of playing football for usc on hold. but this is not other big dreams. his parents are helping him with those. >> we want to make this happen for him and he has a lot of people will love him and he has a lot of support. we just thought it would be a way for us to give back because we have been so blessed. doctors say that the nathan may not have much time left. his family plans to build at the toys that he has collected off to the san francisco children's hospital where he was treated. the toys will also go to local ronald mcdonald house. >> coming up on kron 4 news weekend. we are uncovering more information about an all beating teacher accused of molesting a minor. we are also keeping our eye on the weather. here's a live look outside at mount cam. >> the morning. for watching kron 4 news weekend. coming up this hour. the president continues to take his views on a middle class tax cut to the country. gas prices continued to drop. we will take a look at where they stand this morning.
no arrests have been made. >>> antoe lin garcia-torres -- antolin garcia-torres faces kidnapping charges in the parking lot of safeway stores in morgan hill. he's expected to enter a plea to the murder and kidnapping charges in the sierra lamar case. >>> it later this morning, a court arraignment is scheduled for a fairfield man accused of killing vallejo police officer james capoot. want to show you some photos taken last month. this is when the suspect was taken in. >>> it's official now, four fire stations in contra costa county will close in the coming weeks. >>> a transformer fire knocked out power to more than 4800 customers. >>> 8:04. happening now, a new low cost bus service is up and running here in the bay area. in fact, two hours ago, the first megabus took off from san francisco, heading to los angeles. now, the company offers bus fairs as low as a dollar to go to sacramento. the company briefly operated in california back in 2007. >> 8:05. let's check in with sal, see what's happening on the roads. milpitas, 237. >> a lot of people trying to get in the valley. we had an earl
by to serve papers on a lawsuit for the business owner, and we attempted to contact ms. garcia at her own address, but we were told she moved a month ago without leaving a forwarding address. sunnyvale police are investigating. in sunnyvale, abc7 news. >> it's 6:37 now. coming up next, it's called tv everywhere. how a bay area company will bring you the programs you want to your laptop or tablet. first a live look outside. it's a chilly, chilly morning but we should get into the low 670ths in most area. we will yes you did. no i didn't, no i didn't. yes you did, yes you did. no i didn't, no i didn't. yes you did. did not. [ male announcer ] find some peace this holiday. get an 8 piece meal now with a dozen delicious cook-store. the kfc festive feast. all for just $19.99. today tastes so good. >> good morning, everyone. welcome back, it's 6:40. you are looking live outside atop the east bay hills. you see mt. diablo in the background. some city lights under the low clouds. if you are heading out, bundle up this morning. but things will change. lisa argen will have your forecast coming up i
are now. >> we spoke to a process server that came to serve papers. we attempted to contact miss garcia but we are told she left moved a month ago without leaving a forwarding address. >> it's called tv everywhere. how a bay area company will bring the programs you want to your laptop or tablet. let's take a live look outside. what a gorgeous day shaping up to be. blue skies, blue water. lisa argen will have your forecast and tell you >> katie: welcome back. very good saturday morning to you. it's 8:39. live at the roof cam, coit tower beautiful blue sky, 61 degrees in san francisco today. lisa argen will have a look at the forecast coming up. >>> whether you are watching news or football this weekend, there is growing possibility that the screen you are watching it on is not a television. finding the programs you wanted on the laptop can be frustrating. jonathan bloom explains a bay area company trying to do something about that. >> there is a big flat screen on the wall, but on the coffee table the big game is actually playing on this ipad. >> tv meanings any screen that you have in f
is being charged with three attempted kidnappings that occurred back in march of 2009. garcia-torres was 17 at the time of those alleged crimes, but the district attorney is charging him as an adult. >>> president of the united states has made very clear that there will be consequences. >> the white house sends a very clear warning to end the civil war in syria, the latest on talks to find a resolution. >>> plus sad news for fans of a popular mexican singer and where authorities say they found the wreckage of her plane. >>> in a rush to get your holiday packages out on time is in the u.s. postal service is trying to make did easierment we'll tell you how. ♪ because we know how much you do to make the holidays just right. from ornaments to ottomans, memories are made with ikea. . >>> egypt remains in turmoil tonight as thousands of protesters marched to the presidential palace. president mohamed morsi scrapped a decree giving him wide pours, but he is going ahead with a constitutional referendum this week and a mass demonstration has been planned for tuesday. >>> president obama is praisi
back more than three years. 21-year-old antolin garcia-torres was arrested in may for sierra lamar's disappearance and murder based on dna. new charges happened in march of 2009 when he was 17. they involve three incidents that include attempted kidnapping and carjacking. >>> east bay city getting ready to decide whether medical marijuana patients should be allowed to grow pot outdoors. reports the concord city council will discuss the issue tomorrow night. this comes after a woman approached the council to complain about a neighbor growing medical marijuana outdoors. concord banned dispensaries in 2005 but that ordinance doesn't address outdoor grows. >>> in washington republicans and democrats far from a deal. sunday a slight ray of hope as mr. obama and house -- speaker boehner met face-to-face. >>> for the first time we are hearing from the australian deejays who made that prank call tied to the sued side -- tied to the suicide of the british nurse. they are calling it unexpected and shocking. >> if we had any idea that something like this could have been possible to happen, we
-year-old antolin garcia-torres was arrested in may for lamar's disappearance and murder based on dna. new charges happened in march. 2009 when he was 17, attempted kidnapping and carjacking stun gun allegedly used. the d.a.'s office received clearance from juvenile court last month to file the new charges. >>> this morning police confirming 8-year-old girl gunned down by her father in shooting rampage on an indian reservation in the central valley has died. deputies were called to the ly river reservation 8:00 saturday night, he killed his mother and her two brothers, wounded his 6-year-old nephew, then shot both of his young daughters. the 5-year-old will survive. deputies located him 30 miles away tracking his cell phone he was shot and killed after a slow speed car chase. >>> in san jose last of four meetings will be held southside community center tonight on hiring of a new police chief. moore will step down. the goal of the meetings are to gain public input. residents want someone with cultural competence, honesty and strong crime fighting record. moore's tenure has been mired i
all in a safeway parking lot. garcia was employed at the safeway in morgan hill. >>> vandals have tried to silence a vallejo radio station. kzct is operating online only. vandals had struck the translator site over the weekend. the station's o operator is wondering if the attacks are racially motivated. >> i'm only one man. i can only fight so long. this is community radio. >>> a racial slur was painted on the building during an attack earlier this year. >>> well, we could find out this morning whether bay area crab fishermen will be bringing in their catch anytime soon. crabbers will meet at 10 in san francisco to plan their move. they've been on strike since wholesalers tried to cut the price they pay for crabs. it was hard to find fresh crab at the crab festivals. >> do you have any fresh crab left. >> no, we don't. we're all out. >> whatever we got, whatever they can get. >> crabbers were getting 3 bucks a pound when the season started. wholesalers want to cut that by as much as 75-cents. >>> it's up to the commissioners of the pocket of oakland, to decide whether to -- port o
when he returns to court today. 21-year-old antolin garcia-torres still awaiting trial following his arrest in may after investigators downed dna connecting him to sierra lamar. he wasn't in court when new charges were filed against him monday, involving attempted kidnapping of three women during a carjacking in 2009 when he was 17-years-old. >>> 5:08. radar looks to be slowing a little, we still have rain maybe a little snow coming. >> let's check in with meteorologist lisa argen in this morning for mike. >>> live doppler 7 hd, fog, breezy conditions along the coast, numbers dropping into the upper 30s around santa rosa, good morning everyone. some of this little overdone we have a few light showers if we zoom in closer, light rain, from tiburon through san francisco, rain in the higher elevations of east bay hills where we are watching a rain/snow mix later when the colder air pushes in. along the coast, pacifica, a few light showers overall, the numbers will continue to drop throughout the morning struggle to reach afternoon highs in the mid 50s. right now a good wind at the coast
a plea just shows he's guilty. >> garcia torres will return to court in february. lamar vanished on march 16th. her body has in the been found despite searches by authorities and volunteers in the area. >> three people now face charges for the murder two years ago of a former newark high school football star. a 32-year-old, his 19-year-old sister, and 31-year-old daniel howard in jail on no bail holds. the three suspected gang members and are accused of stabbing a 17-year-old to death in retaliation for an earlier fight between he and tovar. police say they linked the suspects to the crime through cell phone records as well as text messages. >> a must skmorj baby recovering after she gave birth on a street in the bay view district. the woman covered in blood sought help this morning in a homeless shelter and left. she was spottedded handing the baby to a man on the street. police were called. one officer drove to the hospital a second performed cpr on the unresponsive baby boy. others found the woman taking her to the hospital as well. both and he the baby are expected to survive. >> a sa
in hercules. >>> murder suspect antolin garcia-torres goes back to a santa clara county court this morning. it has nothing to do with the sierra lamar case. the 21-year-old is accused of three attempted carjackings in morgan hill in 2009. he was 17 at the time. but he is being charged as an adult. all three cases happened in a safeway parking lot. >>> new details on singer jenni rivera's horrifying last moments. mexico's transportation chief says her plane plunged almost vertically from 28,000 feet and nosedived into the ground at 600 miles an hour. they say the impact must have been terrible. investigators are piecing together the wreckage to find the exact cause and say it will take several days. >>> the man who introduced indian classical music to the world has died. 92-year-old ravi shenkar died after going through heart valve surgery. he inspired artists from john coltrain to the beatles. he taught john lennon how to play the sitar. >>> the rock and roll hall of fame has announced its 2013 inductees. on the list donna summer, hart and others. induction ceremony scheduled for next apri
. >> all five suspects were arrested at a home in hercules. >>> murder suspect antolin garcia-torres goes back to santa clara counties court this morning and has nothing to do with the sierra lamar case. the 21-year-old is accused of three attempted carjacks in morgan hill in 2009. he was 17 at the time. but he is being charged as an adult. all three cases happened in safeway parking lots. >>> actress lindsay lohan just can't seem to stay out of trouble. scheduled for an arraignment today on three misdemeanor charges faces up to 245 days behind bars if she is found violating her probation. l.a. prosecutors asked the judge yesterday to revoke her probation for stolen necklace back in 2011 after the charges were filed last month for a car crash in june. she needs to take a long vacation. >> i think she does! it's like she's always in trouble. >> relax. >> i know. she gets more air time on the news than in movies anymore, huh? crazy stuff. not a good thing. >>> let's talk traffic. go outside, show you some conditions out there. lawrence will talk about the rain coming down. you can see rain
and killing sierra lamar did not enter a plea it court today. that's because antolin garcia- torres is now also charged with trying to schedule nap three women in 2009 -- trying to kidnap three women in 2009 all from safeway parking lots in morgan hill. his next court date is february 6. >>> two people behind bars in connection with a marijuana grow operation in oakland. they were arrested after police raided a warehouse near edgewater drive and roland way early this morning. officers found hundreds of pot plants inside along with the cultivation equipment. >>> and a suspected drunk driver broke a toddler's crib in half when he smashed into her bedroom wall overnight in san jose. the 2-year-old was not hurt. the driver caught the driver as he fled. >>> it was the bay area's original area code 415. and now, it could be split up again with the introduction of a new code. 628 is being considered because the prefixes for 415 will be used up by 2015. two options are being considered dividing up the 415 or starting all new numbers with 628. >>> how do you squeeze a new neighborhood into san fran
and it is a low-fastball. and they will take the lead again and hold on. kaepernick, the first since garcia and 2003. to throw three touchdowns in a game. and after a long fight, jim harbaugh meeting with the media today. >> going into the game, it was obvious that both games and both teams desperately wanted to end the game. it felt like both ames wanted to prove that there were the better team. and both -- teams wanted to prove. and both teams have a lot of pride. and really they came out to see who was better and wanted to be better. and wanted to win that game and it showed >> catherine, last night it put them into the power ranking it will not mean that much if they lose in seattle against the seahawks. where they are- not beaten. they could clinch the n f l sepossible playoff. >> great. blunt and not much rainfall south of san jose but those showers are tapering off. mainly dry conditions. tomorrow is going to be cool. with temperatures hovering right around the freezing mark. one state, it looks like mainly cloudy skies but frost is certainly a possibility for the morning hours. temp
in 2009. those incidents happened when garcia-torres was 17 years old. several years before sierra la mar went missing. >>> she is responsible for the children she was supposed to protect. there was an agencier back in 2,004 despite the state saying she abused her foster children. they report this past january, one of her former foster children told the county she was unfit. she was fired in july. cps cited the state investigation which accused her and her husband of locking children in a garage without food or water and charged with driving a car for her own private use. she has denied the abuse charges. >>> they arrested a man for killing someone in a road rage incident. the victim was on the phone with 911 dispatchers when he was shot. a driver called 911 early yesterday morning to report two women in a car had pointed a gun at him. the driver followed the women telling dispatchers he needed to get a description for the police of the two women. >> well the woman became alarmed and called a family member. soon after, multiple shots were fired. >> i was laying down half asleep. i heard t
. it was the first four touchdown game by the 49ers quarterback since jeff garcia did in 2003. san francisco is a 10- 3-1. >> the oakland athletics have agreed to terms of a two-year contract with shortstop hiroyuki nakajima of japan's sebu lions. the deal runs through 2014 season includes eight club option for 2015. he would fill a big boy for oakland, which traded away the shortstop and second baseman cliff pennington to arizona in october 21st trade that brought outfielder chris young to a spirit >> the golden state warriors continue their winning ways. after returning home from their most successful road trip since the 1970's going six and one. the warriors beat the new orleans the hornets won 03 to 96 at the or call our ring up. the warriors built a 14 point lead in the second quarter and held off on his late. golden state is 17 and 8 on the season and off to their best are since the 1991 to '92 season. >> a female college basketball player in santa clara has been the center of attention. 51 year-old gabrielle ludwing joined the mission college basketball team earlier this month. but that is no
voters rejected a partial tax to help support the zoo. >>> jerry garcia would sing, if the thunder doesn't get you, the lightning will. >> i woke up and i thought here we go. >> kind of came out of the blue, i thought. >> yes. and we had a few areas isolated, thunderstorms and hail reported in some spots. and that is pushing to the east into the central valley. that is the front moving into the mountains. where the sierra will be getting it, already beginning to see the snowfall. and it will increase through the morning hours. here at home, our rain is beginning to lighten up. a few scattered showers over the peninsula. redwood city, woodside, palo alto and san jose and light to moderate rain continues to fall along highway 101, the roads are slick out there folks. this will continue at least through the morning hours and scattered showers for the afternoon. light rain continues to fall over the east bay. although areas like concord and richmond and plenty of moisture overhead. still got the clouds. you may be experiencing some light rain or drizzle but that steady rain is pulling out. r
-year-old javier garcia was arrested and booked this week. police also arrested another man deangelo austin in sacramento last night. a fourth suspect 22-year-old raven dixon was arrested earlier this month. she was charged with being an accessory in a homicide. >>> firefighters across the country are in new york paying their respects to two fallen firefighters. a 62-year-old exconvict set his house on fire on christmas eve and shot a volunteer firefighters responding to the call. he killed two firefighters and wounded two others. a funeral for one of the firefighters will be held today. the other one will be laid to rest tomorrow. >> it's pretty sad. these guys re doing their job. exactly what they are trained to do. it's something that is hard to prepare for. >> the gunman was later found dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. police think he may have killed his sister. >>> the woman charged with pushing a man in front of a new york subway train has been ordered to under go psychiatric evaluatiarge of murder. she told police she pubbed the man on thursday because she hates hindus
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